Abbis H. Jaffri, PT, MS, PhD

Abbis H. Jaffri, PT, MS, PhD

Abbis H. Jaffri, PT, MS, PhD

Assistant Professor
School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Omaha Campus

Academic Appointments


  • Physical Therapy


  • Assistant Professor

Teaching Activity

  • Dissection Anatomy Lab PTD 500
  • Introduction to Medical Imaging PTD 505



Publications and Presentations


  • , 28(5), 1600-1610
  • , 41, 79-84
  • , 28, 1-7
  • , 28(1), 99-105
  • , 51, A23
  • , 12(4), 512-519


Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

    • Rehabilitation medicine and in primarily designing and investigating novel diagnostic tools and treatment protocols to optimise patient care and health-related quality of life post-injury. 
    • Understanding neuromuscular adaptations in lower extremity injuries 
    • Long term goal is to improve functional outcomes in patients such as balance or walking gait mechanics, and patient-reported outcomes

Current Research Projects

    • Studying neuromuscular adaptations in intrinsic and extrinisc muscles of the lower extremity after foot and ankle dysfunction